Goodwilll store evacuated due to strong electrical smell

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HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Officials have evacuated the Goodwill store located in the 1900 block of Saville Row in Hampton after reports of a strong “electrical smell” inside the building.

According to Hampton Fire Public Information Officer Assistant Chief Pereira, a call of a strong electrical odor at the building came in at around 10:47 a.m. Monday.

Customers and employees were asked to evacuate the store while officials investigate.

Pereira said the store had lost power to a portion of the building.

There have been no reported injuries.

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